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Archive: Aug 2017

Drinking Windows Explained

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What is a ‘drinking window’? A fine wine will have an optimum period of time when it is judged to be at the peak of maturity and therefore ideal for drinking.  This is known as the wine’s drinking window. What is wrong with drinking a wine outside of this window? Fine wines, particularly the red […]

Pairing Red Wines with Steak

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Pairing Red Wines with Steak In this blog, we will look at how the cut of steak you choose will influence your Red wine choice, and we will help to steer you in the right direction to ensure that your steak dinners are always a success. When it comes to pairing wine with steak, the […]

Low Alcohol Wines

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What are low alcohol wines? We are seeing a small but growing trend of people seeking wines lower in alcohol. If you are trying to ease off on the alcohol consumption for health reasons, looking for something light to bring to the lunch-time table, or just want to lower the chances of a sore head […]